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"A good company to build resume for a few years"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Analyst in Boston, MA
Current Employee - Analyst in Boston, MA
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

+ high name recongition
+ good exposure to importnat issues
+ relatively good compensation, very good work-life balance
+ generally a good group of people throughout the Bank
+ generally positive attitude toward employees

Cons

- lacks growth potential within the Bank
- sometimes hierarchy could be felt
- could be over-cautious at times when dealing with emerging issues

Advice to Management

+ provide more growth potential, especially for young talents if you want them to stay
+ reduce hierarchical structure
+ create rotational programs within the Bank to allow cross-exposure

Other Employee Reviews for Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

  1. Helpful (3)

    "The FRB of Boston is an exciting, progressive place to work."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Administrative Assistant. in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Senior Administrative Assistant. in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Fair compensation, real opportunity for advancement, excellent benefits, highly educated staff, employees with many years of experience with the Fed system. Easy access to very high levels of management within the Bank. Company is well-recognized throughout the Nation. Executive management is honest with staff about how company is perceived in the public eye. Opportunity to be a public servant. Management shares with staff detailed information about how they can improve their workplace habits, and how to move up in the company.

    Cons

    Hours can be long. Public perception of the Bank can be negative.

    Advice to Management

    Be sure to always take time to recognize all of the talents that your staff possess.


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Interesting and stable, but a bit bureaucratic."

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Research Associate in Boston, MA
    Former Employee - Research Associate in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Stimulating environment, job independence, and ability to work with kind and interesting to people.

    Cons

    Senior management often comes across as distant and aloof.

    Advice to Management

    Understand that some individuals in senior management should be let go or encouraged to retire.

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